[PD] naming pd gui plugin scripts

João Pais jmmmpais at googlemail.com
Fri Aug 28 03:48:24 CEST 2009

since you mentioned the browser, a suggestion for it: pressing a key goes  
into the 1st file that begins on that key (like a normal explorer). Or  
even better, allowing combinations of keys - like pressing "ban" takes you  
to "bang...".

also, that it's possible to resize it.

> So one of the features of the new GUI is that it will load little GUI  
> plugins in the form of Tcl scripts.  The additions to the canvas  
> Properties/Open/Help popup menu are both scripts like this.  You can see  
> them in the 'pd/startup' folder.
> One thing that we haven't been able to do is come up with a good name  
> for them.  Right now, they are called 'startup' scripts.  Any one want  
> to suggest anything?
> And of course, try writing your own scripts for the GUI.  Federico wrote  
> the big class browser script and thru the process of working with him,  
> we were able to streamline the process quite a bit.  So if people try it  
> now, then its still easy to change the code to make things easier/better.
> .hc
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